Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Harpactea  Bristowe, 1939   144 species

Harpactea tenuiemboli  Deltshev, 2011


Prosoma yellow to yellow-brown in cephalic part. Anterior median eyes larger than remaining eyes. Chelicerae light brown, promargin and retromargin with 2 denticles. Leg yellow to yellow-brown. Opisthosoma white to light grey.

Body length male: 4.87 mm

Female unknown.

Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Serbia
Distribution List
Serbia   ( no references ) |||

Deltshev C (2011b) Harpactea lazarovi sp. n. and H. tenuiemboli sp. n., two new spider species from Balkan Peninsula (Araneae, Dysderidae). Zoosyst Evol 87: 221-226

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2

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